There were 484 head yarded at Stariha Auctions Woodford cattle sale on Monday. Several new buyers were operating, which saw the market dearer for all descriptions.
Rock Pastoral Company, Brooloo, sold Droughtmaster cows for $1190-$1340, medium cows for $1080, steers for $1265 and weaner steers for $640. Thynne Investments, Mount Mee, sold a Droughtmaster bull for $1640. Martin Malt, Beerburrum, sold a young Brahman bull for $1280. Dundale Pty Ltd, Morayfield, sold Droughtmaster cows for $1180. Lilian Ang, Rocksberg, sold Droughtmaster/Brahman cross weaners, with lines of males selling for $645-$700 and lines of heifers for $720-$730.
Hugh Munro, Woodford, sold a line of Droughtmaster heifers for $820. Riley Sippel, Caboolture, sold Droughtmaster heifers for $840. Brian Kuhn, Kilcoy, sold Droughtmaster steer calves for $435-$540. Kevin Paterson, Belli, sold a yearling Brahman male for $970. Jeff Briggs, Stony Creek, sold Droughtmaster steers for $795. Sommer Droughtmasters, Glasshouse, sold a line of steers for $670. Anne Polley, Montville, sold Droughtmaster steers, 12 months, for $815.